Yoga Vasistha [sanskrit]

223,437 words | ISBN-10: 8171101519

The Sanskrit edition of the Yoga-vasistha including English translation and grammatical analysis. The Yogavasistha is a Hindu spiritual text written by Valmiki (who also authored the Ramayana) dealing with the philosophical topics from the Advaita-vedanta school. Chronologically it precedes the Ramayana.

Verse 5.53.36

अपर्यन्तपुराकाले मृदि कुम्भ इवाकृतिः ।
देहोऽभवदिदानीं तु तथैवास्ति भविष्यति ॥ ३६ ॥

aparyantapurākāle mṛdi kumbha ivākṛtiḥ |
deho'bhavadidānīṃ tu tathaivāsti bhaviṣyati || 36 ||

As a pot made of earth long before, continues in the same state at all times, so the body which has long ago come to existence, still continues and will continue the same.

English translation by Vihari-Lala Mitra (1891) Read online Buy now!

Analysis of Sanskrit grammar

Note: this is an experimental feature and only shows the first possible analysis of the Sanskrit text (Yoga Vasistha Verse 5.53.36). If the system was successful in segmenting the sentence, you will see of which words it is made up of, generally consisting of Nouns, Pronouns, Verbs, Participles and Indeclinables. Click on the link to show all possible derivations of the word.

  • Line 1: “aparyantapurākāle mṛdi kumbha ivākṛtiḥ”
  • aparyanta -
  • aparyanta (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    aparyanta (vocative single)
    aparyanta (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    aparyanta (vocative single)
  • purā -
  • purā (indeclinable); (2 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    (indeclinable)
    pura (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    pura (vocative single)
    pura (noun, neuter); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    pura (vocative single)
    pur (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    purā (instrumental single)
    purā (instrumental single)
    purā (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    purā (nominative single)
    purā (nominative single)
    pur (verb class 6); (1 der.)
    pura (imperative active second single)
  • akāle -
  • akāle (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
    akāle (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    akāla (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    akāle (locative single)
    akāla (noun, neuter); (4 der.)
    akāle (nominative dual)
    akāle (vocative dual)
    akāle (accusative dual)
    akāle (locative single)
    akālā (noun, feminine); (4 der.)
    akāle (nominative dual)
    akāle (vocative single)
    akāle (vocative dual)
    akāle (accusative dual)
  • mṛdi -
  • mṛdi (noun, masculine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    mṛd (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    mṛdi (locative single)
  • kumbha* -
  • kumbha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    kumbhaḥ (nominative single)
  • ivā -
  • iva (indeclinable adverb); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable adverb)
    iva (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • ākṛtiḥ -
  • ākṛti (noun, feminine); (1 der.)
    ākṛtiḥ (nominative single)
    ākṛti (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    ākṛtiḥ (nominative single)
  • Line 2: “deho'bhavadidānīṃ tu tathaivāsti bhaviṣyati”
  • deho' -
  • deha (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    dehaḥ (nominative single)
  • abhavad -
  • bhū (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    abhavat (imperfect active third single)
  • idānīm -
  • idānīm (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • tu -
  • tu (indeclinable particle); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable particle)
  • tathai -
  • tathā (indeclinable correlative); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable correlative)
    tathā (indeclinable); (1 der.)
    (indeclinable)
  • aivā -
  • i (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    aiva (imperfect active first dual)
  • asti -
  • asti (noun, feminine); (2 der.)
    (compound)
    (adverb)
    as (verb class 2); (1 der.)
    asti (present active third single)
  • bhaviṣyati -
  • bhaviṣyat (noun, masculine); (1 der.)
    bhaviṣyati (locative single)
    bhaviṣyat (noun, neuter); (1 der.)
    bhaviṣyati (locative single)
    bhū (verb class 1); (1 der.)
    bhaviṣyati (future active third single)

Glossary of Sanskrit terms

Note: Consider this as an approximate extraction of glossary words based on an experimental segmentation of the Sanskrit verse (5.53.36). Some terms could be superfluous while some might not be mentioned. Click on the word to show English definitions.

Pura (पुर, purā, पुरा): defined in 2 categories.
Mrid (mrd, mṛd, मृद्): defined in 2 categories.
Kumbha (कुम्भ): defined in 2 categories.
Akriti (akrti, ākṛti, आकृति): defined in 2 categories.
Deha (देह): defined in 2 categories.
Bhavishyat (bhavisyat, bhaviṣyat, भविष्यत्): defined in 1 categories.

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